NuQuest Inc. and New York Private Equity Forums Sign Sponsorship Agreement
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ATLANTA--(Business Wire)-- NuQuest Inc., through its majority owned web portal, the NuQuest Capital MatchPoint, announces today it has signed a Co-Sponsorship Agreement with New York Private Equity Forums, a leading deal making/capital procurement symposium. This symposium provides selected pre-qualified companies an unmatched opportunity to meet qualified investors and potential financial partners. Principals from more than 150 active early and later-stage investment funds attend from throughout the world. The most recent forum in March 2008 was a great success with 200+ participants attending from leading private equity and venture capital firms from throughout the U.S., representing more than $25 billion in capital for early and later-stage companies. This is the twenty-third New York event in the past seven years that is designed to have capital seekers present their proposition to over 200 professional investors at the Yale Club in New York City on November 20th, 2008. Ken Honeyman, President of NuQuest Inc., stated, "This event is a huge leap forward for the Capital MatchPoint. Co-sponsoring a 'best of class' event of this magnitude, having Starlight Investments as the experienced facilitator and using the Capital MatchPoint to its fullest extent will create substantial visibility." Mr. Honeyman added, "Most professional investors will not even consider deals where they do not personally know management or those which have not been referred by a reliable source. The Capital MatchPoint significantly helps to remove these barriers on an automated basis and aids management's power to reach qualified investors." Bryan Emerson, the Managing Director of New York Private Equity Forums, stated, "Automating companies' messages via the Capital MatchPoint will prove to be an efficiency we look forward to utilizing. Of particular importance, is the fact that our events are not primarily supported by paid sponsors. As a result, they are not heavily populated by service providers or vendors who would have no interest in investing in these companies. Because we draw from all over the country, this venue will be a most cost-effective way for presenters to meet investors from outside of their particular regions." Mr. Emerson, is also the Managing Director of Starlight Investments, LLC, a FINRA-registered broker-dealer. About NuQuest: NuQuest, Inc. is a business development and consulting practice located in Atlanta, GA. The NuQuest Capital MatchPoint web portal was built to access capital sources as fast and efficiently as possible. The site offers an automated technology that instantly identifies capital sources that are looking for investment opportunities and matches them with capital seekers that fit into their investment criteria. For more information, please call or visit the Capital MatchPoint, www.nuquestinc.com or call (770) 433 8250. About New York Private Equity Forums: New York Private Equity Forums, started in 2001, is among America's best-attended deal oriented events - noted for a first-class venue and an ultra high-end roster of funding sources. These capital-focused symposiums have provided a remarkably beneficial venue to reach a national audience of qualified potential investors in a very favorable, upscale setting. For more information, please visit www.privateequityforums.net. About Starlight Investments: Starlight Investments' investment banking services (FINRA/SIPC) help qualified companies complete "best efforts" private placements ranging from $5 million to $50 million. The firm undertakes a complete due diligence investigation and provides assistance to its corporate finance clients in the preparation of offering materials to present to other investment bankers, venture capital firms and its network of institutional investors. Starlight's persistence and personalized service has distinguished it from its competitors and has allowed its client partners to be more successful in their efforts to obtain capital. Founded in 1999 by Bryan Emerson, Starlight Investments is active throughout the US and Latin America. For more information please visit www.starlightinvestments.com or call (713) 225 3028. This news release may contain forward-looking statements made pursuant to the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act. These statements are meant to convey the company's progress, business opportunities and growth prospects, readers are cautioned that such forward-looking statements represent management's opinion. While management believes such representation to be true and accurate based on the information available to the company, actual results may differ materially from those described. All trademarks, trade names, service marks, and logos referenced herein belong to their respective companies. NuQuest Inc. Ken Honeyman, 770-433-8250 firstname.lastname@example.org Copyright Business Wire 2008